Girl, 8, testifies in Rosendo 'Rusty' Torres molestation case
Former Yankee Rosendo Torres, who is facing trial in the sexual molestation of an 8-year-old girl in 2012, leaves a courtroom in Mineola on July 17, 2014 after trial proceedings.
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DA: Plainview Attorney Pleads Guilty to Stealing Client's Money
A Plainview resident pleaded guilty to charges of directing client funds to pay off personal and professional expenses instead of depositing the funds in an escrow account, authorities said.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
N.Y. LPTV Faces Problem With Digital Flash-Cut Proposal
Many LPTV licensees seeking to flash-cut from analog to digital operations on the same channel have found that the different co-channel desired-to-undesired ratio for digital-into-digital interference versus analog-into-digital interference can pose problems.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Scribe Forms Theater Group
Claude Solnik of Plainview, the Plainview Project's writer, is married with two children.
Prosecutor: Baseball coach had 'depraved appetite' for young girls
Opening arguments in the child sex abuse case of ex-Yankee Rosendo "Rusty" Torres were heard in Mineola on July 16, 2014.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
LIRR Strike Worries Commuters
Even as they hoped the parties would reach a last-minute settlement, commuters across Long Island were scrambling last week to devise alternate plans for getting to work if Long Island Rail Road's 5,400 workers go on strike July 20. And they were vocal in their anger with the Metropolitan Transit Authority.
Newman: Mistake Americans keep making at the ATM
In Copiague road construction. two lanes closed on Sunrise Hwy/NY Rt-27 EB between Bayview Ave and N Clinton Ave in Lindenhurst In Copiague road construction.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Give Them Shelter
Forgotten Friends of Long Island is a non-profit rescue organization that survives entirely off of donations and fundraised money.
Letter: Kids Camps Combat Summer Slide
Once upon a time, back when we went to camp, camps focused on athletics and the arts.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Women's Group Takes The Initiative
As a charitable organization, the Meadowbrook Women's Initiative raises money throughout the year in order to help worthy charities continue to assist all those most in need.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Farmer loses phone, returned 8 months later
In Farmingdale accident. left lane blocked on Seaford-Oyster Bay Expwy/Rt-135 NB at The Southern State Pkwy/X4.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Plainview Firefighter Honored
A Plainview firefighter was honored recently in Nassau County. Ex-Chief Richard McCauley was recognizeed for his years of dedication to the community McCauley was one of 29 firefighters honored by Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano in Annual Firematic Awards Ceremony held in the Legislative Chambers of the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and ... (more)
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Cops Investigating Plainview Bank Robbery
Nassau police are investigating a bank robbery that occurred Tuesday at 3:30 p.m. in Plainview.
Kids Fun Run in Plainview Set for July 20
Plainview and Syosset Hospital is holding its 11th annual 5K Run/Walk. The event takes place on Sunday July 20 at Plainview Old Bethpage Middle School.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Navigating the journey from blight to beauty
Harvey Carter, Rhonda Silverberg and Ellen Yenoli at a blighted house in their Plainview neighborhood on June 3, 2014.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
2014 U.S. Multihull Championship to be Sailed in A-Cats
The 2014 U.S. Multihull Championship will be raced in A-Class Catamarans popularly known as A-Cats, for the first time in event history.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Ex-Cop from LI Admits Role in Burglary Ring
A Copiague man faces up to eight years behind bars after admitting his role in a burglary ring responsible for stealing and distributing about $10 million in cash and goods, said prosecutors.
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Ex-NYPD detective admits role in burglary ring
Prosecutors say a former New York City police detective faces up to eight years in prison for his role in a burglary ring that stole $10 million in loot over several years.
US. v. Germany: Best Places to Watch the Game
All eyes will be watching Thursday's noon World Cup matchup, when the U.S. takes on Germany.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Long Island news, weather, traffic, schools and LIRR updates for Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Welcome to Newsday's live post for Wednesday, June 25, 2014, your source for the latest local news, traffic and transit alerts, school updates and more.